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Neurology® Podcast - December 4 2012 Issue

Orexin receptor antagonism for treatment of insomnia: A randomized clinical trial of suvorexant

1) Orexin receptor antagonism and 2) Topic of the month: Encephalopathy caused by systemic disease. This podcast for the Neurology Journal begins and closes with Dr. Robert Gross, Editor-in-Chief, briefly discussing highlighted articles from the print issue of Neurology. In the second segment Dr. Ted Burns interviews Drs. Tom Roth and Joe Herring about their paper on orexin receptor antagonism for treatment of insomnia. Dr. Chafic Karam is reading our e-Pearl of the week about central fourth nerve palsies. In the next part of the podcast Dr. Ted Burns interviews Drs. Steven Lewis and Allison Weathers about drugs that can cause ence Read More

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Interview-Orexin receptor antagonism for treatment of insomnia

ePearl 1-central fourth nerve palsies

11:19 12:38

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MeSH Terms

LOTW-Encephalopathy caused by systemic disease

ePearl 2-central fourth nerve palsies

27:20 28:09

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28:10 30:38

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